classic-rock

Doobie Brothers, Notorious B.I.G., Whitney Houston Among 2020 Rock Hall Inductees

The Doobie Brothers , Depeche Mode , Nine Inch Nails , The Notorious B.I.G. , T. Rex and Whitney Houston are this year’s inductees into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. It’s been a long time coming for the Doobies, who helped soundtrack the 70s with hits like “China Grove” and have been eligible...
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Dave Matthews Band Edges Pat Benatar, Doobie Brothers in Rock Hall Fan Vote

Dave Matthews Band has won the fan vote for the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ’s class of 2020. That doesn’t mean they’re in just yet, but past fan votes have proven to be good predictors of success. The “Ants Marching” band scored a comfortable win with more than 1 million votes. But the other top...
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This Beatles Album Was the Top Selling Vinyl LP of 2019 and the Decade

Vinyl made a comeback years ago, and the format is proving to have staying power. According to Nielsen Music’s year-end report, vinyl now represents 26% of all physical album sales with 18.8 million units sold in 2019. That’s compared to 54.8 million CDs. Vinyl remains especially popular with the...
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Prince GRAMMY Tribute Concert to Feature John Legend, Foo Fighters and More

Prince ’s influence will be on full display during a special tribute concert that takes place after the GRAMMY Awards. “Let’s Go Crazy: The GRAMMY Salute to Prince” will feature performances by an eclectic mix of artists: Alicia Keys , John Legend , Foo Fighters , Beck , Chris Martin , Earth, Wind...
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Aerosmith, Billie Eilish, and Lizzo Performing at the 2020 GRAMMY Awards

The first round of performers has been announced for the 2020 GRAMMY Awards, happening Sunday January 26 at 8PM ET on CBS. Aerosmith will perform a career-spanning set packed with their legendary hits. The band is being honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year , being recognized for their impact...
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Brian May of Queen Says He Was 'Engulfed' With Depression Over Christmas

Brian May is speaking out about the depression he went through over the holidays, writing on Instagram about pulling himself out of feelings that “engulfed” him Standing in front of a painting gifted to him by Joe Elliot of Def Leppard , the legendary Queen guitarist writes about his own struggles...
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Taron Egerton and Elton John Win Golden Globes for 'Rocketman'

Rocketman , the fantasy-filled biopic about the life of Elton John took home two awards on Sunday night at the Golden Globes, beating out both Beyoncé and Leonardo DiCaprio in respective categories. Taron Egerton took home the trophy for Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or...
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Rod Stewart Accused of Punching Hotel Employee on New Year's Eve; Son Says 'Truth Will Prevail'

Rod Stewart seems to have started the new year off on the wrong foot. According to a police report obtained by PEOPLE , the 74-year-old rock legend and and his 39-year-old son, Sean, got into a physical altercation with a hotel employee on New Year’s Eve. The whole thing went down during a private...
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Pink, Metallica, Garth Brooks Among Top Grossing Tours of 2019

P!nk is the queen of the world when it comes to taking the show on the road. The pop star had the top-grossing global tour of 2019, according to Pollstar. P!nk hauled in $215.2 million by selling tickets to 1.8 million fans for 68 concerts during the year. The “What About Us” singer’s Beautiful...
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Billy Joel Performs 'White Christmas' With Daughter at Madison Square Garden

Billy Joel delivered some holiday cheer to fans at Madison Square Garden this week. The piano man performed a lively rendition of “White Christmas” with Alexa Ray Joel . The 33-year-old daughter of Billy and model Christie Brinkley handled vocals for the holiday classic. At the conclusion of the...
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